Friday, January 20th, 2023

Amazon Prime Video is a popular OTT platform, continuing to grow its content library with various TV shows and movies from different languages and genres. With OTT platforms, Kannada cinema has more options to show its work worldwide and reach more audiences. Kannada languages movies maybe not get the stardom they deserve, but films like the KGF series are trending on OTT platforms. Here we have curated the list of the top 10 Kannada movies on Amazon Prime that you can watch.

1. KGF Chapter 1

KGF Chapter 1 is a Kannada period action film that follows the story of Rocky, a high-ranking assassin given control of Mumbai and aims to assassinate Garuda. It is one of the highest-grossing Kannada films directed and written by Prashanth Neel. The lead cast includes Yash as Rocky, and Ramachandra Raju features as Garuda.

2. KGF Chapter 2

KGF Chapter 2 is the second part of the KGF series starring Yash, Sanjay Dutt, Raveena Tandon, Srinidhi Shetty, and Prakash Raj in the lead cast. The film continues the story of the assassin Rocky who must keep his supremacy over government officials and come to terms with his past. It is one of the most expensive Kannada films, directed and written by Prashanth Neel.

3. Dia

Dia is a Kannada romantic drama film that follows Dia, a biotechnology student who has feelings for Rohit and takes three years to confess her feelings, and later told that Rohit was not able to survive an accident. However, once she starts dating Adi, she discovers that Rohit is still alive. Directed and written by K S Ashoka, the film features Kushee Ravi, Prithvi Ambar, and Dheekshith Shetty as the main characters.

4. Avane Srimannarayana

Avane Srimannarayana is a fantasy comedy Kannada film starring Rakshit Shetty and Shanvi Srivastava as the main characters. The film revolves around a corrupt officer who wants to recover a lost treasure in the 1980s. However, he has to deal with his two brothers and a trope on his journey. You can watch this film in Tamil, Malayalam, and Hindi versions on Amazon Prime Videos.

5. Kotigobba 3

Kotigobba 3 is a Kannada action thriller film that is the sequel to the film Kotigobba 2, released in 2016, starring Sudeepa and Madonna Sebastian as the main cast. Directed and written by Shiva Karthik, the film follows Sathya, who has been framed as an international criminal and has to deal with Interpol and the old nemesis ACP Kishore.

6. Kavaludaari

Kavaludaari is a Kannada neo-noir thriller film featuring Rishi, Anant Nag, Achyuth Kumar, Suman Ranganath, and Roshni Prakash as the main characters. The film revolves around Shyam, a traffic officer who pursues the help of a retired police officer to solve the mysterious case of 3 skulls.

7. Katheyondu Shuruvagide

Katheyondu Shuruvagide is a Kannada romantic drama film that follows Tarun, a resort owner who struggles to keep his business intact and faces several losses. However, he gets a turning point when Tanya visits his resort as a guest. Directed and written by Senna Hegde, the film has Diganth and Pooja Devariya as the main cast.

8. Chambal

Chambal is a thriller film directed and written by Jacob Verghese and has Satish Ninasam and Sonu Gowda as the main cast. The film follows Subhash, an IAS officer who works restlessly and uncompromisingly, sending fear across the political and business circles. He becomes a threat to the entire nation for being incorruptible and righteous.

9. Yuvarathnaa

Yuvarathnaa is a Kannada action-drama film featuring Puneeth Rajkumar, Sayyeshaa, Dhananjay, Prakash Raj, Diganth, and Sai Kumar in the principal roles. The story starts with the suicide of an RK-University student named Sameera after failing her CET exam, even being a brilliant student. Therefore, a reputed college is now on the verge of closing due to privatization.

10. Act 1978

Act 1978 is a social thriller Kannada film directed by Manjunatha Somashekara Reddy and features Yagna Shetty, Shruti, and Sanchari Vijay as the main cast. The story revolves around a pregnant widow walking down a dangerous path after being fed up with the corruption in the bureaucracy.


These are the top 10 best Kannada movies you can watch on Amazon Prime Videos.